White House: Smart Cities Initiative
Today, the Administration is announcing a new “Smart Cities” Initiative that will invest over $160 million in federal research and leverage more than 25 new technology collaborations to help local communities tackle key challenges such as reducing traffic congestion, fighting crime, fostering economic growth, managing the effects of a changing climate, and improving the delivery of city services. " Read the full article here.
StreetLight is especially excited to work on traffic congestion, economic growth, and climate change. For an example check out our webinar on using Big Data to reduce traffic congestion.